DATI TECNICI

BACK

MENTHOL CRYSTALS, NATURAL

MENTHOL CRYSTALS, NATURAL P-MENTHAN-3-OL, L-MENTHOL
CAS 2216-51-5 ; 89-78-1 EINECS 218-690-9 FEMA 2665

SPECIFICATION DATA SHEET

ORIGINAL PLANT 
Ex Mentha arvensis 
PART OF THE PLANT USED 
FLOWERING TOPS 
FORMULA 
C10 H20 O 
MOLECULAR WEIGHT 
156 
CAS 
2216-51-5 ; 89-78-1 
EINECS 
218-690-9 
FEMA 
2665 
TARIFF NUMBER 
2906110000 
VERSION 
DATE OF VERSION 
21/10/09 

SPECIFICATIONS

APPEARANCE AT 20°C 
CRYSTALLINE SOLID 
COLOR 
COLORLESS 
ODOR 
COOL, MENTHOLIC 
TASTE 
CHARACTERISTIC, REFRESHING 
OPTICAL ROTATION (°) 
-51 / -48 
DENSITY AT 20°C (g/ml)) 
0,813 - 0,820 
REFRACTIVE INDEX nD20 
1,3700 - 1,3750 
FLASHPOINT (°C) 
93 
SOLUBILITY 
SLIGHTLY SOLUBLE IN WATER 
ASSAY (% GC) 
L-MENTHOL > 99 
ACID VALUE (mg KOH/g) 

STABILITY AND STORAGE

ALMACENAR ENTRE 15-30ºC. KEEP IN TIGHTLY CLOSED CONTAINER IN A COOL AND DRY PLACE, PROTECTED FROM LIGHT. WHEN STORED FOR MORE THAN 24 MONTHS, QUALITY SHOULD BE CHECKED BEFORE USE.
We believe the above information to be correct but we do not present it as all inclusive and as such should be used as a guide. ERNESTO VENTÓS, S.A. shall not be held responsible for any damage or injury resulting from contact with the above.
BACK